The General Stanton Inn Flea Marketis the oldest, continually operating flea market in the state of Rhode Island. Charlestown's outdoor, weekend, flea market opens the last Sunday in April and sails straight through 'til Columbus Day. Sat and Sundays through Labor Day. AFTER LABOR DAY, The General Stanton Inn Flea Market WILL BE OPEN SUNDAYS ONLY, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.. Last Day: open Columbus Day Early birds are not only welcome, they are encouraged! Vendors and customers alike, are drawn to the family atmosphere at the Flea Market, outdoors on the tree-shaded, 7-acre grounds of The General Stanton Inn and they return year after year. There is no admission charged at The General Stanton Flea Market and a parking fee ($2. per car) is charged on Sundays only. The General Stanton Inn Flea Market, which shares the same zip code as several of RI's world-class beaches, is especially known for its' nautical antiques. In addition to antiques, the Flea Market features vintage, collectible and new items, as well as Farmer's Market goods.